NEW YORK (AP) -Dallas quarterbacks coach Wade Wilson, a former NFL quarterback, was suspended for five games by the NFL on Saturday for buying and using performance-enhancing substances.
Wilson said he took the drugs to try to improve the quality of his life after living with diabetes for more than 20 years.
NFL spokesman Greg Aiello said both Wilson's suspension and the suspension Friday of New England safety Rodney Harrison stemmed from the investigation by the Albany (N.Y.) district attorney's office. Authorities there have been looking into an Internet ring involving performance-enhancing drugs and allegedly involving athletes from a number of sports.
Aiello said the third NFL person involved in the investigation was Dr. Richard Ryzde, one of the Pittsburgh Steelers' team doctors. He had earlier been fired by the team.

Recent NFL Discussions

FRI. EARLY PLAYS on Fri, Nov 2017 by shawnsushi
Saturday Picks on Fri, Nov 2017 by BamaHater
Carolina Wise Guy CFB Selections 11/24! - ONE THREAD on Fri, Nov 2017 by CarolinaWiseGuy
TURKEY DAY PLAYS on Thu, Nov 2017 by BamaHater

Top NFL Public Bets

NFL Top Stories

Thumbnail Broncos vs. Raiders Total Pick Is the under a great play on Sunday afternoon when the Oakland Raiders will host the struggling Denver Broncos? This AFC West rivalry will kick off at 4:25 p.m....
Thumbnail Seahawks vs. 49ers Total Pick Will the Seattle Seahawks and San Francisco 49ers put up enough points on Sunday when the NFC West rivals clash at Levi's Stadium on 4:05 p.m. ET?
Thumbnail Jaguars vs. Cardinals Total Pick Is the total being set too low when the Arizona Cardinals play host to the Jacksonville Jaguars on...
Thumbnail Dolphins vs. Patriots Total Pick Will the Miami Dolphins and New England Patriots light up the scoreboard on Sunday when the AFC East rivals meet at 1:00 p.m. ET in Foxborough?
Thumbnail Browns vs. Bengals Total Pick Are the Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns set for a...

NFL Team Pages